Faculty of Medical Sciences



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  • Genetics Matters

    This annual event is a great afternoon of interactive, hands on science for all the family, held to highlight International Rare Disease Day

    Date/Time: 29 February 2020, 13:00-17:00

    Venue: Discovery Museum, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA

  • Insight into osteoarthritis pathogenesis from senescence reporter mice and genome-edited human chondrocytes

    Dr Brian Diekman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    Date/Time: 21 January 2020, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Biomedicine Lecture Theatre, West Wing, International Centre for Life

  • Research Matters: Unequal ageing

    Research Matters events aim to highlight areas of excellent research to the general public and to ask for their opinions

    Date/Time: 28 January 2020, 10:30-15:00

    Venue: The Catalyst Building (Newcastle Helix), 3 Science Square, NE4 5TG

  • Kevin Tipton, Durham University

    Kevin Tipton, Professor of Human Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism in the Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Durham University

    Date/Time: 27 January 2020, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: TBC

  • Mosharraf Sarker, Teeside University

    Dr Mosharraf Sarker, Biosciences Research Group, School of Health and Life Sciences, Teeside University

    Date/Time: 24 February 2020, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: TBC

  • Film Screening: I Daniel Blake

    Join the FMS engagement team as they screen a series of films focusing on different topics linked to Newcastle research. Each screening will feature a post show discussion with Newcastle academics. Screenings are free and open to all

    Date/Time: 12 February 2020, 14:00-17:00

    Venue: The Catalyst Building, 3 Science Square, Newcastle Helix, NE4 5TG

  • Three Rivers Parkinson's Disease Meeting 2020

    A meeting for clinicians, healthcare professionals and researchers who work in the field of Parkinson's disease in the North East

    Date/Time: 7 February 2020, 09:00-13:00

    Venue: Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, TS21 2EH

  • Holmes Lecture: Seeing inside the body with radiation

    Join scientist Gemma Roberts as she delivers a Holmes lecture on using radiation to look inside the human body. This talk is aimed at 10-14 year olds.

    Date/Time: 22 January 2020, 17:00-18:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University